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Pincushion

1932.744 (RS140967)

Description

Round pincushion with scalloped edges; dark green velvet with white beading; twisted loop beaded fringe; beaded baskets of flowers in each scallop; green and white checkered cotton back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1890
Material
beads (pierced objects)
cotton (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
beads (pierced objects)
cotton (textile)
Pincushion
pincushions
straight pins
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
7 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.744
Credit Line
Gift of the Messrs. Deane, and Mrs. Mary Deane Dexter
GUSN
34982

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